Grief And Families

The destabilizing influence that grief can exert on a family should never be underestimated. Particularly when a dominant older figure dies, the entire family’s equilibrium can be severely disrupted. Relationships can be strained as the grieving family members struggle to establish a new balance. Strong bonds within a close-knit family won’t necessarily make the realignment Read more…

Stages Of Grief

It has been widely recognized that people experiencing, or who have experienced, a significant loss go through several stages of grief. These affect both people who learn of their own impending death or decline and those who grieve for them, and people who experience a sudden loss. Commonly referred to as the 5 phases of Read more…